The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 230 208 208
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 11 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.079% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.18% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 9
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +41.79%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +16.56%
J2SE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2579 2221 2173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.79% 43.82% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 1990 1958
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

J2SE
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the South West region.

J2SE Salary Trend in the South West

J2SE
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2SE across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

J2SE Salary Histogram in the South West

J2SE
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -9 7 £48,500 +2.10%
Dorset 0 2 £53,750 +2.38%
Somerset - 2 £45,000 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing J2SE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2SE.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (72.73%) Scrum
4 22 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (51.52%) Big Data
6 16 (48.48%) Oracle
7 15 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (45.45%) Unit Testing
7 15 (45.45%) Spring
8 13 (39.39%) XML
9 10 (30.30%) J2EE
10 8 (24.24%) HTML
10 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 8 (24.24%) CSS
10 8 (24.24%) TIBCO
10 8 (24.24%) Degree
10 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
11 7 (21.21%) Subversion
11 7 (21.21%) Middleware
11 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
11 7 (21.21%) Web Services
11 7 (21.21%) SOA
11 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
12 6 (18.18%) HTTP
12 6 (18.18%) XSL
12 6 (18.18%) XSLT
12 6 (18.18%) FreeMarker
12 6 (18.18%) Publishing
12 6 (18.18%) JSF
12 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing J2SE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.03%) TIBCO EMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) Big Data
2 15 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.06%) Redis
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Subversion
1 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) JUnit
General
1 6 (18.18%) Publishing
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
1 30 (90.91%) Java Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Web Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) Spring
2 13 (39.39%) XML
3 10 (30.30%) J2EE
4 8 (24.24%) HTML
4 8 (24.24%) CSS
5 7 (21.21%) Middleware
5 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
5 7 (21.21%) Web Services
6 6 (18.18%) XSL
6 6 (18.18%) XSLT
6 6 (18.18%) FreeMarker
6 6 (18.18%) JSF
7 2 (6.06%) Swing
7 2 (6.06%) HTML5
7 2 (6.06%) jQuery
8 1 (3.03%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (72.73%) Scrum
3 15 (45.45%) Unit Testing
4 7 (21.21%) SOA
5 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Android Development
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
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